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A Bloodless Victory, Sneak Peak - Part 3

A Bloodless Victory is available December 24th. Here’s a final taste of the book:

Their vapory clouds of breath appeared and disappeared with vibrant frequency in the crisp January air. 469 more words

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Giving Thanks: 10 Books that Made my Work Possible

In honor of the Thanksgiving holidays, I thought I’d share a list of monographs that made writing A Bloodless Victory possible. I could not have written my book without the work of these scholars as inspiration. 248 more words

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Times-Picayune Profile

The New Orleans Times-Picayune recently wrote a profile about me because of A Bloodless Victory‘s release this December.

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The Battle of New Orleans: The Myths that Made a Nation

I should like to share some of the myths of the Battle of New Orleans in 1815. This battle has more than the usual share of myths, and these myths in turn had a greater than usual impact. 4,595 more words

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A Bloodless Victory, Sneak Peak - Part 2

A Bloodless Victory is available December 24th. Here’s another taste of the book:

The monument made for an impressive sight: a tower of marble one hundred feet tall which shined brightly in the crisp winter air. 624 more words

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A Bloodless Victory, Sneak Peak - Part 1

A Bloodless Victory is available December 24th. Here’s an advance taste of the book:

In October of 1817, the New York National Advocate enticed its readers with the news that, at long last, they could visually perceive how the American victory at New Orleans came to pass. 489 more words

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Music on Mondays (10/2/17)—The start of my favorites list

I’m into another rotation of my non-classical music collection, and this time I’m making a list of my favorite songs with the intention of eventually making a USB drive for my portable music player that will play all the time, wherever I am, when I’m not in the office or the car. 297 more words

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